Reference numberMC/1/214
TitleLetter from John [Peter] Yosy, [Secretary of the Medico-Botanical Society of London], 29 Berners Street, Oxford Street, to Davies Gilbert, President of the Royal Society
Date16 April 1830
DescriptionRegarding a planned upcoming journey to North and South America, of which Yosy needs to inform the Council of the Society, and requesting contact information on multiple agents or correspondents of the Royal Society in the destination regions. These include: [George Hamilton-Gordon], 4th Earl of Aberdeen, Robert W. Hay, Minister of the Marine and the Colonies in Paris; H.E. Lewis; Colombian Minister in London. M. Warden, late American Consul General at Paris.
The fourth page of the letter contains a response, dated 22 April 1830, written by Captain Edward Sabine, Secretary of the Royal Society, informing Yosy of the Society's lack of permissions on these matters.
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NA8707Gilbert; Davies (1767-1839)1767-1839
NA8279Sabine; Sir; Edward (1788 - 1883)1788 - 1883
NA2261Gordon; George Hamilton (1784 - 1860); 4th Earl of Aberdeen1784 - 1860
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